BGS Information Hub
Access scans, photos and publications that are stored and managed by the BGS
Open access to a number of our digital scan collections, including borehole log scans and published maps.
Open access to a number of our photo collections, including petrological thin sections.
Discover data that has been ingested by the National Geoscience Data Centre (NGDC) and the National Geological Repository (NGR).
BGS has a considerable amount of data held in its archives and data collections. Much of this information has been indexed and databased allowing you to search, view and download our data collections online
Databases and records of the terminology used within the BGS
Browse and search for BGS datasets within our Data Catalogue. Discover, browse, and query metadata about BGS datasets, data services and NGDC deposited datasets.
Free to view publications produced by the survey, and by other bodies whose responsibility was later taken over by the survey.
We have a wide range of licensed geoscience data. The datasets range from the geological data family (BGS Geology) to offshore data, ground stability datasets and 3D models.
How can we make this section better?*
Please select a reason*